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Friday , October 26 , 2012
 
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Black sheep in all parties

In this exhilarating season of allegations and counter-allegations against public figures and their relatives, there has also been a plethora of silly statements that have helped lighten the overall mood of disgust, despondency and cynicism. The Union minister, Beni Prasad Varma, has led the pack wi...   | Read..
 
Letters to the Editor
Blame game
Sir — The Telegraph must be congratulated for the editorial, “Poor light” (Oct 17), which mi ...  | Read.. 
 
Parting shot
Sir — The food habits of the people of Calcutta have changed a lot. Just a few years back, Park Str ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL

LEARNING CASE

Controversies invite contrasts. The sentencing of Rajat Gupta in a district court in Manhattan has, for obvious reasons, stir...   | Read..
 

SHADOW PLAY

It could be wished away as too little too late. But it is undeniable that the recent order of the Pakistan supreme court in w...   | Read..
 
Bona Fide
 
Time to bell the Tiger
Television programmes in India seem to suggest that everyone in public life has wilfully beaten the system by bending the...  | Read.. 
SCRIPSI
There is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock. — CHARLES BUKOWSKI
 
BOOKS
Precious stalk
Rebecca Reubens loves bamboo. She is also worried that the topic of sustainability has never been...  | Read.. 
 
Gathering dusk
The Fall of the stone city By Ismail Kadare, Canongate, Rs 550...  | Read.. 
 
A tale of two men
Jinnah vs Gandhi By Roderick Matthews, Hachette, Rs 499...  | Read.. 
 
Lovely stories from home
More and more young Indian writers in English have found themselves on West...  | Read.. 
 
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